The Yale Ciencia Academy Welcomes a New Class of Young Science Leaders

June 24, 2021

This June, 16 young science leaders kicked off their year as fellows of the Yale Ciencia Academy (YCA) for Career Development in a series of online workshops. The competitive program, funded by the National Institutes of Health, prepares promising scientists of color to successfully transition from a PhD into rewarding research careers. Students from 14 universities in the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico, selected from 48 applications, are represented in the 2021 cohort of YCA.

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